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Little Day Out is a curated list of fun things to do for kids in Sydney. We save you time by selecting just six weekend activities we think are the best of what's on

Sydney Olympic Park - The Smooth Festival of Chocolate, 10am – 6pm, From $17, Age: All

Sydney Olympic Park - The Smooth Festival of Chocolate, 10am – 6pm, From $17, Age: All

From rich, dark bean to bar chocolate made by hand to mouthwatering macaroons, silky smooth gelato and hand piped profiteroles. The smooth Festival of Chocolate will bring your dessert dreams to life!

This year the festival has a greater focus on families, with more features and activities than ever before.

Enjoy free kids cooking classes, special character appearances, a free ferris wheel and more. The smooth Festival of Chocolate will have plenty for the young, and young at heart to enjoy!

This year the smooth Festival of Chocolate will be a ticketed event. Tickets a charity donation to OzHarvest, access to all the exhibitors, grandstand seating at the Callebaut Test Kitchen, free rides on The Charlie & The Chocolate Factory Ferris Wheel, access to the smooth Relaxation Station, the smooth stage, the Callebaut Royal Agricultural Chocolate judging and the smooth Kids zone.

New to the festival this year, attendees will have the opportunity to learn how to pair their favourite wine with desserts from Wine Selectors experts, witness the judging of incredible chocolate creations at The Callebaut Sydney Chocolate Show, unwind in The Hope Estate Garden Bar and smooth kids will allow kids to get into the kitchen with Baked by Andres and N2 Gelato.

For more info, check out the official website here

When:  Saturday 1 September 2018 from 10am to 6pm
Sunday 2 September 2018 from 10am to 6pm

Age: All ages


Cost: Single Day Adult: $23.00
Single Day Children (5-17 years): $17.00
Family Day Pass: $55.00 Book tickets

Where: Sydney Showground, 1 Showground Road, Olympic Boulevard, Sydney Olympic Park

Parking:  Parking is charged at $5.00 Per Hour to a maximum of $25.00 in all car parks onsite. Please see the location of all SYDNEY OLYMPIC PARK CAR PARKS

Pre book online for Qudos Bank Arena

Nearby Cafe: Pablo and Rustys
Awesome Coffee: Left of Field

Onsite Food and Coffee: Spoilt for choice for coffee and food stalls on site at the festival

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Sydney Park - Run for Fun, 7pm - 1pm, From $20, Age: All

Sydney Park - Run for Fun, 7pm - 1pm, From $20, Age: All

Chippendale, The Gruffalo, 10am, 12pm and 3pm, $39, Age: 3+

Chippendale, The Gruffalo, 10am, 12pm and 3pm, $39, Age: 3+